Election: Massive turn out in Taraba


There was massive turn out of voters for the suplimentry governorship election across the 10 local government areas of Taraba state. The post Election: Massive turn out in Taraba appeared first on Vanguard News.

Hundreds of migrants rescued off Libyan coast

The Italian coastguard has rescued 228 migrants off the Libyan coast in the Mediterranean Sea. Reports said 38 women and one child were rescued in Friday’s recovery effort.

19 year old Nigerian student dies at UK university school hall due to ‘Helium Leak’

A Nigerian student named Alexander Ukwu, 19, died on Thursday April 23rd at the University of Southampton Hartley Grove Halls due to a 'Helium Leak'. Alex, who was an alumni of Loyola Jesuit College Class of 2012, was a first year student at the UK university studying MEng Electrical and

2 Govt Schools Battle for Etisalat U-15 School Cup Final In Lagos

Taiwo Adelu Etisalat U-15 School Cup Final Government Secondary School, Imo and Government Model School, Bida, Niger will lock horns at the final of the second edition of the Etisalat U-15 School Cup which holds Saturday at the famed Campus Square Mini Stadium, Lagos Island in Lagos.

Earthquake kills more than 100 in Nepal

No fewer than 108 people have been killed after a 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck 80km east of Pokhara in Nepal, about half way between the town and the capital Kathmandu.

At least 114 killed in Nepal quake

Hundreds of people were feared killed in Nepal Saturday after a massive 7.9 magnitude earthquake ripped through large parts of the country, toppling office blocks and towers in the panic-stricken capital Kathmandu.

Bukola Saraki: The Return Of Oloye

By Raheem Adedoyin/New York Senator Bukola Saraki Toast of the moment, Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) has secured his place in the history of Nigeria with the comprehensive victory of his new party, the All Progressives Party (APC), in the just-concluded elections.

Pics: Anambra governor pays congratulatory visit to Buhari, solicits appointment for Igbos

Anambra state governor Willie Obiano who is an APGA party member paid a congratulatory visit to President elect, General Buhari in Abuja yesterday April 24th. According to Governor Obiano, he came to congratulate Buhari on his victory at the polls as well as ask him not to sideline the Igbos

Photos: Celebrities Spotted at Ini Edo’s Birthday Bash – Kate Henshaw, Segun Arinze, Chidi Mokeme & More


Beautiful Nollywood actress, Ini Edo celebrated her 33rd birthday bash at the Fuse Lounge in Victoria Island, Lagos on Friday, April 24, 2015; a day after treating family, friends and family to a movie date at the Silverbird Galleria. Click here if you missed it!

UNICEF commends rebels’ release of child soldiers in S’Sudan

Militants in South Sudan have handed over to the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) a final group of 283 children as “a small piece of good news in what is otherwise a terrible situation for children in other parts of ( the country),” where many boys and girls have been